Rhyniognatha is an extinct genus of arthropods whose classification is controversial. In some analyses, it is considered the oldest known insect and possibly a flying insect. This monster beetle will now be released on the existing version of ARK Survival Edition in June 2023 as the final content update.

ASA: New Supply Crate Model for ARK Survival Ascended

In the "Community Crunch" on Friday, April 28, the new 3D model for the Supply Crates (Lootdrops) was presented. It was mentioned that the original model was only meant to be a temporary placeholder and was finally adopted into the game almost unchanged.

ARK: Survival Ascended

ARK: Survival Ascended is a next-generation remaster of our beloved ARK: Survival Evolved that harnesses the power of Unreal Engine 5. It will be released in late August 2023 for Xbox Series S/X, PC (Windows/Steam) and PlayStation 5. The base game will include the island, SOTF, and all "non-canon" DLC maps (which will be added to ASA over time).

Zukunft von ARK (Update from 8. April)

Today, just before April 1, Wildcard released the future and roadmap of their ARK Survival Evolved franchise. ARK 2.0 will be delayed to the end of 2024 and ARK 1.5 (Unreal Engine 5.x) will not be compatible with ARK 1!

Scorched Earth mit Aufsteig und zusätzliche Levels

The Winter Wonderland patch on December 14th will introduce brand new narrative content - featuring actors Maddy Madden (The Wheel of Time) and David Tennant (Doctor Who) reprising their respective roles as Helena Walker and Sir Edmund Rockwell.

All of Helena’s and Rockwell’s Dossiers and Explorer Notes will also be voiced by the actors, as will survivors’ epic confrontation versus Rockwell on ARK Aberration.  The highly requested Scorched Earth ascension will also make its debut!

Carcharodontosaurus ist LIVE

Today in the update from 05.11.2022 v352.6 is the new dino Carcharodontosaurus come into the game. Spotted so far on Lost Island at 50/70!

Announcement: Carcharodontosaurus

I consider myself lucky to have encountered Carcharodontosaurus medicupestis and survived to tell the tale. While I'm not sure if this predator grows larger than a Giganotosaurus, I hope I never find out. A single one of these powerhouses held its own against an entire army of us, and that encounter cost us dearly.
The Carcharodontosaurus can sweep attackers aside with its tail, but it's the other end you should really be wary of. It has teeth like steak knives stuck in a jaw strong enough to shred most prey. Even a near miss will shred you, but good.

Major version for servers (v349.1)

With the latest patch from Wildcard, the bug that a dedicated ARK server crashes with a map size (savefile) of 4GB is finally fixed! The other patch notes are: